Girard Bank, Philadelphia.

Item Info

Item No: pdcc00660
Title: Girard Bank, Philadelphia.
Historic Street Address: 120 South Third Street
Media Type: Scrapbooks
Source: Print and Picture Collection


Depicts a ceremonial parade outside Stephen Girard's bank. The Greek Revival-styled building, designed by architect Samuel Blodgett, was occupied by the bank from 1812 to 1929. It was built in 1794 as the home of the First United States Bank.

Creation Year: ca. 1851
Call Number: A917.481 P536 v.8
Creator Name: Devereux, Nicholson B., approximately 1813- - Artist
Worcester & Pierce - Engraver
Castner, Samuel, Jr., 1843-1929 - Compiler